bbLean 1.17.1      

Size:  402KB

License:   FREE

Publisher:  Publisher | Listed Programs

Release Date:   2009-12-09

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OS:  Win 9x/ME/2000/XP/2003/Vista

Downloads:   4836

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Software Product Description

bbLean is an advanced version of Blackbox for Windows, which is a popular WindowManager on Linux systems. It tries to keep balance between features and complexity, to give you some efficient means within a compact shell.

It has a menu system with user frienly popup delay, support for shellfolders, rightclick context menus, scrolling with button or mousewheel, drag and drop and keyboard navigation.

Quick Start:


  • Extract the zip-package to a folder on your computer, such as c:\bbLean.
  • Click on blackbox.exe to start.
  • Right-click on the desktop background to show the main menu.


  • Checkout the universe of plugins available for Blackbox for Windows.
  • You may want to set bbLean as default shell. See -> Install as Shell.

User Interface:

The Blackbox for Windows shell consists of the following elements:
  • Desktop - the background of the screen
  • Toolbar - the undispensible representative of all members of the blackbox family
  • Menus - configurables, predefined ones and folder listings.
  • Keyboard - Hotkeys for various action, implememted in the bbKeys plugin.
  • Many others, available as plugins.

What's New in version 1.17.1:

  • Minor bugfixes for blackbox.exe and bbLeanBar.dll
  • Remove control chars from artwiz fonts